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Apodemia walkeri Godman & Salvin, 1886
(Walker’s Metalmark)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

S TX (rare stray), E & W Mexico to NW Costa Rica

Synonymy

(From: A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada, Jonathan P. Pelham)

Genus Apodemia C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865

Reise Novara Zool. (2): 302. Type-species: Lemonias mormo C. Felder & R. Felder, 1859, Wien. Entomol. Montaschr. 3(9): 271, no. 19, by designation of Stichel (1911), in: Wytsman, Gen. Ins. 112(B): 285, 287.

=    Chrysobia Boisduval, 1869

Annls. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 12: 52. Type-species: Chrysobia mormonia Boisduval, 1869, Annls. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 12: 52 (= Lemonias mormo C. Felder & R. Felder, 1859, Wien. Entomol. Montaschr. 3(9): 271, no. 19; synonym), by original designation.

      =    ‡Polystigma Godman & Salvin, 1886

Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 1(45): 469. Type-species: Chrysophanus nais W. H. Edwards, 1877, Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 5(3/4): 291-292, by monotypy. Preoccupied by Polystigma Kraatz, 1880, Dtsche. Entomol. Z. 24(2): 191.

 

Apodemia walkeri Godman & Salvin, 1886

Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 1(45): 468, no. 6; 3: pl. 47, figs. 13 ♂ D, 14 ♂ V.

Original Combination: Apodemia walkeri

Type Locality: “Mexico, Acapulco” [Guerrero]

Types: Holotype in BMNH.

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